Thursday, March 21
Island City Stage presents “From White Plains” from today until April 21. Tickets are available at IslandCityStage.org.
Starting today and going through, Sunday, March 24, My Tropixxx presents their Ruby Members 40% off sale. This monthly sale is a good reason to become a Ruby member!
Friday, March 22
Equality Florida presents their Palm Beach Gala from 6-9pm at Culture Lab (575 Rosemary Ave, West Palm Beach). The event will honor Congresswoman Lois Frankel. Tickets are $150 and can be purchased at EqualityFlorida.org/palmbeachgala or by calling 813-870-3735.
Saturday, March 23
AIDS Healthcare Foundation presents the 2019 Florida AIDS Walk and Music Festival on Fort Lauderdale Beach featuring Shaggy, Big Freedia, The Struts, DJ’s Alex Ferbeyre & Tracy Young with celebrity Emcee Bianca Del Rio of RuPaul’s Drag Race. For more information go to: FloridaAidswalk.org.
Nicole Halliwell’s Drink N Drag (Sasha, Missy, Calypso and Mhi’ya) celebrates their 1 year anniversary at The Pub at 10pm. There will be iincredible special guests from the last 12 months including Kimberly Venom, DangHo YuSickening, Morphine Love, and more. There will also be lots of prize giveaways.
The Lake Worth Playhouse presents “Send in the Queens,” their 12th annual Drag Fundraiser to benefit the playhouse. This is a high-end, high-energy drag concert that features a cast of dazzling drag Divas: Melissa St. John, Velvet LeNore, Ricky Rollick, Vasti Love Montana, Dayzee Deluxx, Sharde Ross, and Lupita Hollywood. The show starts at 8pm and all seats are $35 at LakeWorthPlayhouse.org.
After starring on an episode of Will & Grace this season, Miss CoCo Peru is set to return to Outlandish Fort Lauderdale for her 3rd straight year. Her new show, “Have you Heard?,” includes some of her favorite monologues and songs spanning hew long career, as well as some new stuff. The show takes place at the Sunshine Cathedral at 8pm, and tickets can be purchased at OutlandishFL.com.
The Equality Garden Clubs 7th annual “A Tropical Plant Fair” takes place at Richardson Park today from 9am to 4pm and Sunday, March 24 from 10am to 3:30pm. The event will feature plant vendors, garden supplies, master gardeners, plant societies, food and drink, and a silent auction. Admission is a $3 donation, and for more info go to: EqualityGardenClub.com.
Noche Latina Saturdays inside the Ivy Dance Room and Patio, at the Manor Complex celebrates the birthday of Estephania St. Lords (Miss Noche Latina 2018) with special guest Yeya Celderon (1st runner up at Miss Noche Latina 2019). Doors open at 11pm to 4am, and feature NO COVER before midnight (FL Res) and only $7 for members after midnight and $10 for non-members (18-20 – $12 all night).
Sunday, March 24
The Pub presents Vegas comedy star Jerry Halliday with Twinky Boy, The worlds gayest puppet with a hand stuck up it, at 9pm. There are no strings attached and no holds barred during this outrageous comedy show.
Wednesday, March 27
Stonewall National Museum – Wilton Manors (2157 Wilton Drive) presents In Search of Stonewall: The Riots at 50, The G&L Review at 25 Published by The Gay and Lesbian Review Worldwide to Commemorate 25 Years of Publication – panel discussion (Richard Schneider Jr., David Leddick, and Karla Jay) at 7pm. This event is free to attend with a $5 suggested donation. Signed copies of the book will be available for sale. RSVP firstname.lastname@example.org
Carrie B Cruises is celebrating their 25th anniversary and they invite the entire community to celebrate with them. Mention “Hotspots” when checking in at boat and get your first drink included. The Carrie B offers a fully narrated sightseeing cruise of Fort Lauderdale’s yachts and homes of the rich and famous traveling on the new river, the Inter-coastal waterway and Port Everglades. From now through April 1 they have tours 7 days a week at 11am, 1pm and 3pm and from May 1 thru Oct 1 they care closed Tues and Wed. They offer a full service bar and snack bar. To purchase tickets go to CarrieBCruises.com or call 888-238-9805.
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Franky Winter (Josh Wiggins) and Ballas Kohl (Darren Mann) have been best friends since childhood. They are high school royalty: handsome, stars of the swim team and popular with girls. They live a perfect teenage life – until the night of Franky’s epic 17th birthday party, when Franky and Ballas are involved in an unexpected incident that changes their lives forever.
Giant Little Ones is a heartfelt and intimate coming-of-age story about friendship, self-discovery and the power of love without labels.
The casting and acting is amazing, but a special shout out to Kyle MacLachlan (“Twin Peaks”), whose role is subdued and yet very powerful!
We tend to label people based on their sexuality, and those labels (until recently) have been black and white. “Giant Little Ones” opens your mind and thoughts about sexuality, and about getting rid of labels.